Program Information

School: Concordia University
Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy
Description: When you study Therapeutic Recreation, your passion for people shapes you into an agent for change. As a therapeutic recreation specialist, you assess individual leisure needs in order to design specialized programs for individuals with physical, social, intellectual, or emotional disabilities. You may work alongside a team of occupational and physical therapists and social workers to maintain or improve a client’s quality of life and enhance his or her independence.

The curriculum bridges the classroom and the outside community, giving you real-life experiences that hone your leadership and teamwork skills.

URL: Therapeutic Recreation (BA) at Concordia University
Length: 3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $21,271

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 74
Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Statement of Research Interests

All applicants to the Specialization in Therapeutic Recreation program are required to submit a Letter of Intent with their Concordia University admission application. This is your opportunity as a prospective student to express, in writing, why you wish to enter the Department of Applied Human Sciences.